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Blyth & Burrows

26 Exchange St, Portland, ME 04101-5020
+1 207-613-9070
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  • Very good12%
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Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
26 Exchange St, Portland, ME 04101-5020
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for an early happy hour and snack before a scheduled dinner when we walked by Blyth & Burrows. They have a downstairs bar and a smaller upstairs bar where we sat. The bartender was great and we really enjoyed the goat cheese...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2018

Like many other reviewers we stumbled upon this place walking back to our hotel. The hostess was setting out a sandwich sign for Wednesday night specials. She (Taylor) was so friendly, welcoming and authentic that we checked the reviews and, even at only 22 reviews,...More

1  Thank traveltimeforus47
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

I had walked by this place for many months and finally stopped in for a drink - the choice was tough as I wish I could have one of each! I settled for three sheets - great choice. The staff is very friendly, and the...More

1  Thank nicks60610
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Our valet told us about this bar when we asked for a local recommendation. It was a quick, easy walk from our hotel. I don’t think we would have noticed it otherwise. The bar is quaint and quiet decorated in classy seafare. The artisan cocktails...More

1  Thank SR621
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

This is a great local craft cocktail bar located in one of the vibrant nightlife coridors in downtown Portland. There is a full food menu however I haven't tried anything so I have no input. There is an eclectic clientele including a mix of locals...More

1  Thank MPB222
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Stopped in here for a drink and decided to order a few small plates ... so glad we did! Everything was amazing. We had the mini lobster rolls, korean oysters, and poke bao (tuna) and loved all of them. Would definitely come back here.

1  Thank Rosie L
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Loved this place. Very unique cocktail options with a lovely menus of drink selections. Loved the interior decor and ambiance of the place. There are multiple levels and music in the background to set the mood. I would highly recommend this place as a stop...More

1  Thank torrejen
Reviewed 28 April 2018

The front is on Exchange Street and is a fun cocktail bar on two levels, with an interesting interior, set in an old brick building. They have a number of signature cocktails, as well as a good "small plates" menu for nibbles, including a rotating...More

1  Thank TravellingMan113
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

What could be better ? Ok so we know Josh the owner but trust me . We just met him via his dad & frankly that has nothing to do with how much we love the place. On a Monday night even , a nice...More

1  Thank yanks105
Reviewed 15 April 2018

We stopped in to Blyth & Burrows last night for a drink and small bite before going to dinner in the Old Port. It was our first time here and we are happy to say they excelled on all counts! I immediately spotted the depth...More

1  Thank Glenna W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Seafood
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Exchange St, Portland, ME 04101-5020
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-613-9070
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"At Blyth & Burrows in Portland, Maine, we pride ourselves on the knowledge and craft of the cocktail experience. Our team is made up of veterans of the hospitality industry and our bartenders have dedicated their careers to being on the bar stage- going above and beyond for anyone on the opposite side. Our bar is a celebration of life and freedom, set in the historic Old Port district with a nautical atmosphere, commemorating the battle of legendary sea captains Samuel Blyth and William Burrows. Enjoy hand-crafted cocktails and carefully constructed small plates with us, 7 days a week from 4pm-1am."
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